Events

Inviting Sex to Church and God into the Bedroom

Sex, God, & the Conservative Church - Erasing Shame from Sexual Intimacy

August 18, 2017; 6 PM, Silver Creek Family Church
Lynnwood, WA
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Rocky Mountain Sex + Intimacy Summit

Annual Summit for professionals, medical providers, clergy and parents

September 22-23, 2017,
Salt Lake City, UT
Registration and more info

Sex, God, & the Conservative Church: Erasing Shame from Sexual Intimacy

A Conversation with the Author

September 26, 2017, Immanuel Presbyterian Church
Tacoma, WA
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Archived Events

Sex, God, Client & the Couch - Increasing Cultural Competence & Healing Religious Sexual Shame

American Assn of Sex Educators, Counselors & Therapists Annual Conference

June 15-18, 2017, Green Valley Ranch Resort and Spa
Las Vegas, NV

Book Launch Party & Book Signing

Sex, God, & the Conservative Church - Erasing Shame from Sexual Intimacy

June 4, 2017; 6 - 9PM, Naked City Pub & Taphouse
Seattle, WA

Sex, God & the Conservative Church: Erasing Shame from Sexual Intimacy - the book

Creative Conversations at SPU

May 11, 2017, Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA

She Is Called - OPEN Conversations for Women in Church Leadership

A conference for women in leadership to begin connecting and discussing issues of work and calling out of our firm belief that the leadership of women is key to forming a just and generous future.

May 2-4, 2017, West End Collegiate Church
NYC, NY

Ladies Night

Bringing Pleasure Home!

April 21, 2017 Eastlake Community Church
Bothell, WA

I Kissed Shaming Good-Bye:Raising Shame Free Kids - While Freeing Yourself from Shame

MOPS at UPC

April 4, 2017 University Presbyterian Church
Seattle, WA

Soul Care & Sexuality Training

Center for Biblical and Theological Education at SPU

Mar 6, 2017, Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA
closed event

Free to Be Me - How to Raise Shame Free Kiddos

MOPS at Bethany Greenlake

Feb 7 and 14, 2017, Bethany Community Church – Greenlake MOPS
Seattle, WA
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Shifting Paradigms: Supporting Health and Healing for Women in the Church - Panel Discussion

Theology Student Union

Feb 9, 2017, Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA

Ask Me Anything … Parenting for Relational, Sexual and Spiritual Health

SELAH at UPC

January 10, 2017, University Presbyterian Church
Seattle, WA

Called to Love - Advanced Couples Intimacy Retreat

October 27-30, 2016
Woodmark Hotel and Spa - Kirkland, WA

Collaborative Family Healthcare Conference - Workshop

Thriving Infants, Thriving Families: A Collaborative Model for High Risk Postpartum Couples and Individuals

October 13-16, 2016
Westin Charlotte Hotel, Charlotte, North Carolina

What My Father Taught Me about God and Sex (and How I Ended Up Writing a Book About Both)

A TED-type Talk for SPU's 125th Grand Reunion

October 8, 2016; 9 - 1
Seattle Pacific University - Eaton Hall 112
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Couples, Dilemmas, & Sex. Oh! My!

A workshop for therapists

October 7, 2016; 9 - 4
Oregon Mental Health Alliance, Lake Oswego, OR. Call 503-222-0332 for more info

Collaborative Family Healthcare Conference - Master's Lecture

Exploring Ethical Challenges in Working with Diverse Couples in Primary Care

October 13-16, 2016
Westin Charlotte Hotel, Charlotte, North Carolina

 

Passion for Life

A 3 Day Couple’s Intimacy Retreat

September 8-11, 2016
Omni Resort & Spa, Broomsfield, Colorado
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Core Elements of Body Empowerment Training for Healthcare Professionals

Summit on Sexual Health for Women

April 8 & 9, 2016, Title: Living Whole & Free - How to Facilitate Healing from Religious Sexual Trauma
Banner Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona

An Evening with Gina Ogden, PhD

Applying the Four Dimensions to Work with Couples

March 23rd, 2016
Seattle Pacific University - Science Bldg 112, Seattle, WA. 6:30pm
Online Available Here

Whose Got Time for Pleasure When You're Pooped and Knee-Deep in Poo?

MOPS at UPC

Feb 2, 2016, University Presbyterian Church
Seattle, WA
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Tricks of the Trade … Parenting for Relational, Sexual and Spiritual Health

SELAH at UPC

January 26, 2016, University Presbyterian Church
Seattle, WA
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Masks and Make-Up: How Boys and Girls Learn Identity

LIVE Kindlings Muse Podcast at Hales Ales Brewery

Monday October 12, 2015, Panel includes Anna Miller and Drs. Jennifer McKinney, Jeff Keuss & Tina Schermer Sellers
Seattle 6:30pm
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Passion for Life

A 3 Day Couple’s Intimacy Retreat

September 24-27, 2015 Pan Pacific Whistler Village
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
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Claiming God's Gift of Passion - YES! Even After Kids!

Sept. 13, 2015, An evening for young parents
6pm Awake Church, Seattle
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Healthy You! Restoring Faith in an Erotic God - How to Facilitate Healing from Religious Sexual Shame

Dr. Keesha Ewers Radio Show

July 22, 2015, Topic: Restoring Faith in an Erotic God - How to Facilitate Healing from Religious Sexual Shame.
The show broadcasts live in the Seattle area on 1150AM KKNW and 98.9 HD-C
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God Help the Child - How Childhood Trauma Shapes and Misshapes

Kindlings Muse Podcast at Hales Ales Brewery

Monday June 8, 2015, Kindlings Muse Podcast – Live at Hales Ales
Seattle 7pm
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Claiming God’s Gift of Passion

Yes! Even After Kids!

May 5 and 12, 2015, Bethany Community Church – Shoreline MOPS
Shoreline, WA
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You are Beloved and Sex is Good!

What Does a New Covenant Understanding of Sexuality Look Like – and Why has the Church Failed to Develop This?

March 11, 2015, The Gender Cafe at Trinity Western University
Langley, British Columbia, Canada
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Peeking Under the Hood

How Can We Give Our Kids What They Need at Each Stage?

March 10, 2015, SELAH at University Presbyterian Church
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Passion for Life

A 3 Day Couple’s Intimacy Retreat

February 19th - 22nd, 2015 Pan Pacific
Seattle, WA
Retreat full

Kindlings Muse – Gone Girl

The Book, the Movie and the Future of Marriage in the Media

November 10th, 2014
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Thank God For Sex Community Discussion

The Theology of the Body and Sexuality

November 9th, 2014
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Thank God For Sex Panel

Heal from Religious Sexual Shame and Claim God’s Gift

November 2nd, 2014
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The Naked Truth about Purity Shame and God’s Gift of Sex

October 25th, 2014
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Turning Fragmented Comments into Integrated Conversations

Addressing Sexuality & Spirituality in Clinical Care

October 16th - 18th, 2014
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Passion for Life

A 3 Day Couple’s Intimacy Retreat

September 25th - 28th, 2014
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Retreat full

The Naked Truth About Sex & the Soul

Taboo Topics for Patients and Clinicians

September 20th, 2014
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Nourishing Private Spaces to be Your Favorite Places

Creating a Holy of Holies

May 9th - 10th, 2014
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Resurrecting the Spirituality of Sexuality

A Qualitative Study Addressing Sexual Shame in Christian Couples

April 25th - 30th, 2014
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Healing Religious Sexual Shame Panel Discussion

April 21st, 2014
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Working with Couples Whose Sex Life Isn’t Working

April 18th, 2014
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The Naked Truth About Preparing Our Kids for Loving Relationships and Great Sex A TGFS Panel Discussion

April 6th, 2014
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The Naked Truth About Preparing Our Kids and Ourselves for Loving Relationships and Great Sex

March 9th, 16th, and 23rd, 2014
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Sex, Faith and the Single Life

It’s All Good in the SingleHood. A TGFS Panel Discussion

February 23rd, 2014
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Healing Religious Sexual Shame

A Community Discussion

January 12th, 2014
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Restoring Adam & Eve

Leading in New Creation

October 26th, 2013
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What’s Sex Got to do With it A TED TALK

October 10th - 12th, 2013
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Let’s Talk About Sex

Collaborating to Improve Sexual Health in Primary Care

October 10th - 12th, 2013
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Couple’s Intimacy Retreat

September 26th - 29th, 2013
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Raising Sexually, Spiritually and Relationally Healthy Kids

April 9th, 2013
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Intimacy and Sexual Health

March 6th - 8th, 2013
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Come to the first ever 'As Good as it Gets' Talk You’ve Ever Heard In Church

February 12th, 2013
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Treatment Ideas for Patient’s Coping with Sexual Dysfunction

February 13th, 2013
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A Valentine’s Couples Intimacy Retreat

February 7th - 10th, 2013
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Healing Religious Sexual Shame in Christian Couples

February 4th, 2013
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50 Shades of Frenzy

Sex, the Bible and What the Fuss is About

January 14th, 2013
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Sex, Gender and Christianity

A Book Signing Event

December 2nd, 2012
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